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About Canine Comprehensive:


  • We are a small local business offering pet care services in Oakland and Berkeley. 


  • Check us out (You can meet our team here too!)

  • Canine Comprehensive was voted Best Dog Walker in 2017 by Oakland Magazine and amongst top female business owner to work for in 2018 by Localwise 

  • We are searching for folks with a zeal for life and a love of the outdoors to commit to our team. 

About you:


  • You have a reliable vehicle that can hold up to six dogs (hatchbacks, SUVs, trucks w/ shells). 

  • You are available to work during some holidays and times when everyone likes to travel. 

  • You enjoy working outside and are available roughly 9 am-3 pm, M-F. (Current schedule we have is Mon/ Wed/ Th but that can be flexible)

  • You love dogs! 

  • You are available to stay at client’s homes while they travel--you choose which jobs you'd like. (This is a great opportunity for people who work remotely to get some quiet time away from home and make extra cash.) 

  • You can commit for a minimum of 1 year.  

  • You love being outdoors.

  • You enjoy working solo, yet have a knack for customer service.

  • You are very reliable. 

About the position:


  • Pack walks are on-leash neighborhood walks.

  • You will walk 3-6 dogs per walk (the more dogs you walk, the more money you make).

  • The current position is for 3 days/week, but there is potential to grow this to a 5-day/week position. 

Perks:


  • Tax write-offs! You can write-off your outdoor clothing, mileage, car repairs, and your lunch!

  • We have extensive and ongoing training!

  • Build personal relationships with your clients and their dogs.  (The longer you work the more clients you take on.)

  • Paid training

  • Higher pay for pet sitting during the holidays

  • Holiday Bonuses, Team parties, and a discount program at Pet Food Express


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DOG BATHER

Hound Lounge

1829 Mount Diablo Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA, 94596

Do you love dogs?

Hound Lounge is a small boutique-style Dog Grooming Salon and Daycare located in Walnut Creek. We are looking for someone to join our family as a Dog Bather! You will get to spend time with the dogs one-on-one and help make them beautiful for our clients. We will provide you with the skills you need to succeed and offer paid training! Please send a cover letter and resume to the email provided.

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Job Duties: Bathing, drying, and brushing dogs of all sizes; general cleaning duties; aid in daycare and with groomers as needed.

Hours: About 30 hours/week. 8am- 2pm, Tuesday- Saturday. *Saturdays are required*

Requirements: Animal handling experience strongly preferred, detail oriented, able to work in a team environment, 18 years or older, must be comfortable lifting up to 50lbs, must have a love for dogs!

Compensation: $12/hour


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Job Description

Horseback Riding Instructor Part-time school year Sienna Ranch connects youth to nature through compelling outdoor experiences in order to foster a compassionate and environmentally aware future. We provide farm education and immersive nature programming to youth PreK-8th grade. Our program offerings also include woodshop, natural building, archery, horseback riding, gardening, science, pottery, survival skills, homesteading skills, naturalist skills and much more. Sienna Ranch is situated on a 21-acre family-owned ranch in Lafayette, CA.

POSITION SUMMARY

Part Time Riding Instructors work as part of a collaborative, supportive and professional team to offer riding lessons, horsemanship classes and seasonal camps to students and campers at Sienna Ranch. Sienna Ranch uses a Pony Club-influenced approach to balanced seat and safety, and deeply values a Natural Horsemanship approach to forming connections between students and horses, horse training and horse care.SCHEDULE SUMMARY Non-exempt. Permanent. Part-time. Year-round. School Year Schedule (approx Sept-May): 12-16 hours per week, Monday, Thursday, Friday schedule with option to add hours on weekends. Optional Summer Schedule (approx June-August): Monday-Friday, 25-40 hours per week (w/ one optional week off) 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS


  • Teach group horsemanship classes, summer camps and holiday camps

  • Communicate with other riding instructors and Animal Care and Education Manager to coordinate facility use and horse use

  • Coordinate with Sienna Ranch Business Manager to report absences, schedule makeups, report incidents

  • Assist with special events and leading pony rides, as needed

REQUIREMENTS


  • At least 2 years experience teaching safe and engaging beginner-intermediate horseback riding lessons. Pony Club experience looked upon favorably within the past 5 years.

  • Ability to patiently and positively mentor youth from a wide variety of backgrounds, ages and experiences

  • Willing to work outside in all weather

  • Able to maintain clean, organized workspaces

  • Ability to patiently and professionally communicate with parents, staff, volunteers, students and apprentices

  • Committed to being an active part of a solution-oriented, self-motivated, cooperative, professional community atmosphere

  • Able to work with minimal direct supervision and to independently hold yourself accountable to a high level of professionalism

  • Able to check and respond to email communications within 24 business hours

  • Current First Aid and CPR for Adult and Child certifications, and clear TB test results (or ability to acquire before first day or work), and ability to pass FBI/DOJ background check for working with children COMPENSATION

  • Competitive hourly rates 1 APPLICATION

INSTRUCTIONS 

Email cover letter, resume, contacts for THREE professional references to Alison at srnature1@gmail.com. Please also briefly answer the application questions below. We are looking to hire on a short timeline and will accept and review applications until the position is filled.Please reflect on and respond to the following questions: 


  1. How did you hear about this position?

  2. What motivates you most to work at Sienna Ranch?

  3. Briefly describe a one-hour beginner lesson plan for an 8 year old student who has never ridden a horse before

  4. Please list at least one question you have for us about Sienna Ranch, or the Part Time Riding Instructor position.

Sienna Ranch is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and pluralistic team committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from people of color and other groups traditionally underrepresented in outdoor education. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Type: Part-timeSalary: $17.00 to $20.00 /hour 


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